Ramble On Ron

Diamonds, Music and other Facets of Life

Demo of 426 West Baltimore Street

Well this morning it was reality.  Randy the demo guy came with his Bobcat and smashed through the front of our old store at 426 West Baltimore Street.  It wasn’t easy to watch for me and I know it wasn’t easy for my Dad.  We’ve been there since 1972, the year I was born.  It’s [...]

The Samuelson Family is Rebuilding Baltimore

Well it’s almost here. After eight long years of waiting, negotiating, and thinking about the redevelopment of our city block, the 400 block of West Baltimore Street, we are finally ready to move forward. And it all started in 1972 when my grandfather, Milton Samuelson, bought four properties on this block after our move from [...]